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Another River, Another Town

A Teenage Tank Gunner Comes of Age in Combat--1945

by John P. Irwin

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Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7427561M
ISBN 100375759638
ISBN 109780375759635
OCLC/WorldCa53275454

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